Delhi National Museum

Fungi ruining artefacts at National Museum, says staff

Set up in 1949, the National Museum hosts nearly two lakh antiquities and objects of historical value such as sculptures, jewellery, manuscripts including over 16,000 paintings on paper and textile.

published on : 27th October 2021

Centralised storage facility for 1.95 lakh artefacts proposed

The government has plans to expand the proposed storehouse later as per storage needs of other museums and institutions, including Archeological Survey of India for the next 100 years.

published on : 26th October 2021